VOSTOK 1                           MANNED FLIGHT                               USSR

First  manned orbital spaceflight ever. Seperate landing of the cosmonaut by using a catapult seat .


Yuri A. Gagarin

Commander

credit: rkk energia

LAUNCH :

06.07 GMT

Baikonour

Kazakhstan / USSR

LC 1

Apr. 12 / 1961

10.16.05

00:32:53

SPACECRAFT :


Vostok 3KA

LAUNCH VEHICLE :

Vostok 8K72K

LANDING :

07.55 GMT


USSR

near Smolovka

Apr. 12 / 1961

designed by :     Michael May         copyright  2005

MANNED SPACE FLIGHT   

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FLIGHT DATA :

Inclination

64.96

Altitude

174.7 / 222.1 km

Duration

1h48m

Orbits

1